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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Mecklenburg County

Oral Health

Adults aged 18+ that have had permanent teeth extracted
(CDC calculated variable)

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  Total
Respond.^
No Yes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,506 6,364 52.2 51.0-53.4 9,142 47.8 46.6-49.0
-Mecklenburg County 665 343 58.6 53.9-63.1 322 41.4 36.9-46.1
GENDER
Male 271 128 56.1 49.0-63.0 143 43.9 37.0-51.0
Female 394 215 61.0 54.8-66.9 179 39.0 33.1-45.2
RACE
White 454 266 64.4 58.9-69.6 188 35.6 30.4-41.1
Other 209 76 50.4 42.0-58.8 133 49.6 41.2-58.0
AGE
18-44 199 156 78.4 70.8-84.5 43 21.6 15.5-29.2
45+ 456 185 40.2 35.1-45.6 271 59.8 54.4-64.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 179 51 36.7 27.3-47.3 128 63.3 52.7-72.7
Some College + 483 291 68.5 63.7-73.0 192 31.5 27.0-36.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 264 86 40.4 32.2-49.2 178 59.6 50.8-67.8
$50,000+ 311 215 73.3 67.6-78.4 96 26.7 21.6-32.4

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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